Sarawak’s Ministry of Internal Trade discusses with suppliers to solve egg shortage in Limbang

Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs here is in talks with egg suppliers in Sibu to meet demand for the items here, Deputy Rural Development Minister Datuk Hasbi Habibollah said.

The Limbang MP said the district had run out of 6,000 trays of chicken eggs in the past few months.

“According to ministry information here, there are three main egg suppliers in Limbang on a weekly basis.

“Due to transportation issues, the eggs were only delivered once every two weeks,” he told reporters at a Kelab Rukun Tetangga (KRT) Limbang appreciation dinner on Thursday.

Hasbi said the ministry is discussing with egg suppliers ways to overcome the shortage caused by the transportation problem.

“This is necessary due to the upcoming month of fasting (Ramadan), Hari Raya and Gawai Dayak.”

Hasbi also urged KRT members to strengthen their roles, especially in the post-Covid-19 pandemic.

Limbang Unit Officer Mohd Fakri Asmat advised each KRT unit in Limbang to make full use of government grants given to them to carry out activities and programs for the benefit of the community. ― Borneo Post


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